• Turn Your ITSM Solution “paper tiger” into a Cost-Cutting Machine Many IT organizations have implemented IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)  IT Service Management (ITSM) Solutions and process improvements to streamline their operations. But, few have monetized improvements to demonstrate business gains. Without such quantification, further investment in ITSM-based improvements are nearly impossible to get executive approval. No business executive will continue to invest in solutions without clearly ...
  • What are Industry Analyst saying about KEDARit? Here are a couple of links to what IT Industry Analysts say about KEDARit and our SaaS Cost Optimization Service (COp-S™) Solution offerings. 451 Research Provides information technology research and timely insight into the competitive dynamics of innovation in emerging technology segments. Computer Economics Provides metrics for IT management. They conduct original research regarding the strategic and ...
  • HDI July 2015 Meeting: IT Service Catalog Workshop   CIO Knowledge Byte   This workshop provided practical guidance and straightforward methods to help attendees effectively revitalize or kick-off, and accelerate their organization’s IT Service Catalog initiative. The IT Service Catalog allows you to …  read more  Download Presentation    To learn more about this topic: Chat with a Service Catalog Expert        Take the Service Utilization Manager (SUM™) design tool for a “test ...
  • DFW HDI – June Chapter Meeting Taking Your ITSM Strategy beyond the Service Desk: Financial Management for IT Services June 19th @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm MATRIX Resources 5151 Beltline Road, Suite 1010, Dallas, TX 75254 United States This session discusses how IT Financial Management (ITFM) guidance and methods apply to an ITSM strategy to better align the IT organization to meet the needs of ...
  • KEDARit is invited to participate on an expert panel for the Computer Science Graduate School at UNT! Event date:  May 1, 2013 Location:  UNT in the Business Leadership Building Room 314; 6:30 – 8:30 pm Charles Williams will be part of the expert panel reviewing the following project presentations: UNT ITSM Projects Mr. Sharma, “ITIL Implementation Planning: Case Studies” Mrs. Burns, “Does Utilization of ITIL Actually Improve Project Management Success Rates?” Ms. Harms, “ITIL & Organizational Culture: Getting ...
  • Creating a SMART IT Service Catalog (Part 2 of 2): IT Service Strategy and Request Fulfillment If you have not yet viewed Part 1 of this two-part series, click here to read “Determining the Business Value of IT Services”.   The primary purpose of an IT Service Catalog is to communicate how IT can help the internal and external business community do their jobs. A successful IT Service Catalog allows the business community ...
  • Creating a S.M.A.R.T. Service Catalog (Part 1 of 2): Determining the Value of IT Services Today, many IT Service Management (ITSM) vendors offer an integrated Service Catalog within their solution suite. The focus of the IT Service Catalog is often about the ordering of services, and the handling of requests and incidents. Yet, service catalog teams too quickly bypass the IT Service Strategy steps described in the ITIL® V3 guidance. (This is appropriately ...
  • Magic Quadrant for Financial Management Consulting Services This Magic Quadrant assesses the financial management consulting capabilities of 10 global consulting firms. Deep understanding of a client’s finance organizational environment remains a key reason why a financial management consultant is able to continue its strategic business relationship with a client. Gartner currently does not have a Magic Quadrant that reviews IT Financial Management Software ...
  • Know Thy Self – KEDARit Assessment Complies with Forrester Research – Part II   The “smartest” IT Financial Management Solution provides an IT Leader the capability to analyze IT spending and budgets from multi-dimensional viewpoints such as line-of-business, department, infrastructure components and/or vendors.  KEDARit has strategically positioned its products and services to help IT organizations accelerate their time-to-value for lean management initiatives by providing the guidance and support needed for ...
  • Know Thy Self – KEDARit Assessment Complies with Forrester Research – Part I KEDAR Information Technologies, Inc. (KEDARit) is pleased to share news of completion of our Internal Assessment of the State of the Business, and establishment of our current fair market value. The Internal Assessment was spearheaded by KEDARit CFO, Shelton Tucker. With over 20 years of financial experience Shelton Tucker has held various leadership positions with major ...
  • To Chargeback or Showback – That Is the Question A Chargeback or Showback system is a method used to fairly allocate IT costs to internal businesses based on their use of defined IT services at rates based on levels of consumption. Although many different types of IT allocation strategies exist, some of these allocation strategies provide no real insight into IT real costs and ...
  • The Service Catalog, Round 2 I’m seeing renewed curiosity in — of all things — the service catalog. The universal consensus in Round 1 was that the service catalog was simply a list of services provided by IS (not IT) to the business and supporting infrastructures. Tools were built and sold with these goals in mind, and so gave rise to the inevitable ...
  • Why Engage A Temp Certified ITIL® Expert Well, subcontracting is essential to successful ITIL implementation initiatives. Companies these days are renting experienced and certified ITIL® Experts – generally thought of as a job requirement of ITSM Managers that report directly to the CIO and COO. Today many companies are turning to experienced and certified ITIL® Experts for long (1-year) and short (3-months) advisory services ...
  • The Thirty Dollar Call – Can It Be Avoided ITIL Actually Saves Money Read More...
  • It’s About the Service, Not the Server   The results of a recent McKinsey’s global survey called “IT in the New Normal” measures executives satisfaction with IT performance. This survey finds today’s CIOs and their teams in a tight spot. Many expect IT investments to grow in 2011. Recession or no recession, corporate and IT leaders continue to see a key role for IT, ...
  • itSMF Overview Pocket Guide Here you can download the itSMF Overview Pocket Guide. Read More...

 

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